Bobby Newell

Bobby Newell

Bobby Newell, LCSW, SEP

Licensed Clinical Social Worker
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About Bobby Newell

Bobby Newell is a Clinical Social Worker specializing in Dialectical Behavior Therapy and Somatic Experiencing Therapy. With over 20 years of experience as a psychotherapist, and as a graduate of UNC Chapel Hill, she is currently serving as a private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients. Among her areas of expertise are reducing depressive symptoms, developing coping skills for anxiety, eliminating self harming behaviors, and using mindfulness techniques to reduce stress during life adjustments. Bobby Newell is an experienced dialectical behavior therapist. Her therapeutic approach is to provide skills coaching and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. She integrates complimentary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, she works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.

Education & Training

Bobby Newell received her Masters of Social Work from UNC Chapel Hill in 1999. She also received a Bachelor of Social Work from NCSU in 1996 and a Bachelor of Psychology from UNC Chapel Hill in 1995. She has completed the DBT Intensive Training and remains on a DBT Consultation Team that meets weekly. She is trained in Somatic Experiencing and, in conjunction with Somatic, has completed her training in Polyvagal through the PolyVagal Institute. She is also trained in using the Safe and Sound Protocol that works hand in hand with Polyvagal Theory. Her interest in attachment work has her completing her DARe certification as well. Bobby has also completed an Intensive Collaborative Divorce Training and is a skilled Collaborative Divorce Coach.

License, Certifications & Professional Activities

Member of the National Association of Social Workers
Licensed by the NC Social Work Board (license number C004444)